2016-2017 Course Catalog & Student Handbook 
    Nov 27, 2022  
2016-2017 Course Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Healthcare Science: Pre-Veterinary Certificate

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Program Description

The healthcare science pre-veterinary technology certificate provides students with general education courses that serve as a foundation for further study in the degree level veterinary technology program. This is a degree level certificate. (Program Length: 3 Semesters Minimum)

Employment Opportunities

A variety of entry level positions are available in a wide range of health care settings such as hospitals, rehabilitation and assisted living facilities, and home health care agencies.


Essential General Education Core Courses (15 Credits)

Area I - Language/Arts/Communication

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences

(Choose ONE of the following)

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics

(Choose ONE of the following)

Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts

(Choose ONE of the following)

General Education Elective:

To meet the minimum required 15 semester credit hours in general education courses, an additional 3 semester credit hours must be taken from Area I, Area II, Area III, or Area IV. Students can view the complete list of classes here .

Essential Technical and Occupational Courses:

Pre-Veterinary Technology Concentration (21 Credits)


Total Hours: 36


Suggested First Semester classes:

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